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Published by Noemi Press in Las Cruces, [N.M.] .
Written in English

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Edition Notes


StatementKhadijah Queen
LC ClassificationsPS3617.U443 B53 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25011190M
ISBN 109781934819203
LC Control Number2011032665

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BLACK PECULIAR sketches out power dynamics and faulty assumptions in terms of race and history, media and culture, and sex and gender in highly original lines of verse. An extraordinary mixture of wit and profundity, the three long works in the collection weave the personal and the political in both ruthless and tender ways/5. The Volta | About | Masthead | Archive THE VOLTA: FRIDAY FEATURE Black Peculiar by Khadijah Queen. Noemi Press. Reviewed Ma by Phillip B. Williams. The title of Khadijah Queen’s latest collection of poems, Black Peculiar, has its opening section of the book is titled “Black Peculiar:: Energy Complex” and through a subheading (“analogies to imaginary.   Khadijah Queen is the author of Conduit (Black Goat / Akashic Books, ), BLACK PECULIAR (Noemi Press, ), which won the Noemi book award for poetry and was a finalist for the Gatewood Prize at Switchback Books; FEARFUL BELOVED (Argos Books, ), a hybrid collection framed by a letter to fear written during artist Ann Hamilton's Park Avenue Armory installation the . One review claims the book says that Oregon was settled by racist Confederate southerners. But that is simply not true. On Aug , a black man named Jacob Vanderpool, who owned a saloon, restaurant and boarding house across the street from the offices of the Oregon Statesman in Salem, was arrested and jailed/5(4).

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